831  
WGUS83 KFGF 190407  
FLSFGF  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND  
1107 PM CDT TUE APR 18 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS NOW CANCELLED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN  
NORTH DAKOTA...  
 
* NECHE...ON THE PEMBINA RIVER...IN PEMBINA COUNTY  
 
 
. THE PEMBINA RIVER AT NECHE HAS RECEDED TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE.  
THEREFORE...THE WARNING IS CANCELED AND WILL BE REPLACED BY A  
HIGH WATER NOTICE. THE RIVER STAGE IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE FALLING  
AS DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.  
 
THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7-DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE  
INDICATED MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS EVENT.  
 
FORECASTS ARE UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE  
AS NEW WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION IS USED.  
 
RIVER FORECASTS USE 24 HOURS OF FORECAST PRECIPITATION  
BETWEEN APRIL 1ST AND OCTOBER 1ST, AND 48 HOURS OTHERWISE.  
HOWEVER, DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION, THEY MAY INCLUDE  
PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEXT 72 HOURS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN...  
 
- DON'T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!  
 
- PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREA NEED TO TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT LIFE  
AND PROPERTY. IF NECESSARY, MOVE TO A HIGHER AND SAFER LOCATION.  
 
- PERSONS LIVING IN THE RED RIVER BASIN SHOULD MONITOR RIVER  
LEVELS WHILE THE RIVER IS IN, OR NEAR, FLOOD.  
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION...GO TO THE AHPS/RIVER SECTION  
ON OUR WEB PAGE AT: WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRANDFORKS  
 

 
 
NDC067-190437-  
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/NCEN8.3.SM.170330T0920Z.170401T0800Z.170419T0000Z.NO/  
1107 PM CDT TUE APR 18 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR...  
* ...NECHE...ON THE PEMBINA RIVER.  
* AT 10:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.9 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 7:00 PM TUESDAY.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 17.3 FEET BY THURSDAY  
MID-MORNING.  
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 17.9 ON EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING  
DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.  
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 18.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR.  
BANKFULL STAGE.  
 

 
 
DAILY 7AM CDT/6AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:  
 
DATE WED THU FRI SAT SUN MON TUE  
(MONTH/DAY) 04/19 04/20 04/21 04/22 04/23 04/24 04/25  
 
PEMBINA RIVER  
NECHE 17.3 16.9 16.5 16.0 15.5 14.9 M  
 
LAT...LON 4900 9723 4889 9722 4891 9764 4900 9771  
 

 
 
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